Certificate III in Mobile Crane Operations

Australian Workplace Training Pty Ltd

This qualification is part of the Transport and Logistics Training Package. It is designed for mobile crane operation within the Transport and Logistics Industry and other industries. It involves a broad range of skilled applications applied in a wide variety of contexts.

Entry Requirements:

No minimum education; Prerequisite units apply to some core units.


17 units: 12 core; 5 elective

Subjects you can Study:

Core: Monitor plant and equipment in an environmentally sustainable manner; Licence to operate a slewing mobile crane (up to 20 tonnes); Licence to operate a non-slewing mobile crane (greater than 3 tonnes capacity); Follow mobile crane safety procedures; Shift materials safely using manual handling methods; Maintain mobile cranes; plus more. Electives: Licence to operate a boom-type elevating work platform (boom length 11 metres or more); De-rig, pack and store tools and equipment; Set up and rig crane for lift; Secure cargo; plus more.

Further information:

Successful achievement of the high risk work (HRW) and heavy vehicle licensing units in the qualification must align with applicable licensing and regulatory requirements. People seeking certification for HRW licensing units should check the requirements with Safe Work Australia.

Related Careers:

Crane Operator,
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Established in 2000, Australian Workplace Training Pty Ltd is a Registered Training Organisation offering a range of courses in the areas of Community Services, Business Services, Transport and Logistics and Foundation Skills: RTO Code: 40037. Many short courses are also available including courses in the areas of first aid, manual handling, palliative care, medication, child safe environments, forklift driving, dangerous goods, fatigue management and many more. Classroom based courses have a minimum of 5 and a maximum of 25 students per course.

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